Universidad Mayor

Universidad Mayor Ranking

country rank: 20
world rank: 3117

University Overview

Universidad Mayor (Major University) ranking is a non-profit private higher-education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Santiago (population range of about 5,000,000 people), Region Metropolitana de Santiago, which was founded in 1988. Temuco is home to a branch campus of this university. Universidad Mayor (UMAYOR) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Chilean higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación (National Accreditation Commission). Universidad Mayor (UMAYOR) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 32-year-old Chilean university has a stringent admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may use UMAYOR’s library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad Mayor Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Mayor
Acronym UMAYOR
Founded 1988
Motto Para espíritus emprendedores For Entrepreneurial Spirits
Colours Yellow and green

University Location

Address Avenida Américo Vespucio Sur N°357 Santiago 7550223 Region Metropolitana de Santiago Chile
Tel +56 (2) 328 1064
Fax +56 (2) 328 1039
Other locations Temuco

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Avenida Manuel Montt 367 Providencia 7500994 (2) 328 1064

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of International Educators (NAFSA) European Association for International Education (EAIE) American Chamber of Commerce, Chile (AMCHAM) Consejo Latinoaméricano de Escuelas de Administración (CLADEA) International Advertising Association (IAA) Asociación Chilena de Bachillerato Internacional (ACHBI) Asociación de Facultades, Escuelas e Institutos de Derecho de América Latina (AFEIDAL) UNIVERSIA Compostela Group of Universities (CGU) Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

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